In addition to the community events below, we run workshops and seminars, based on up-to-date and peer-reviewed research for teachers, other professionals and families. Visit our Workshops and Seminars page to learn more.
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September 2018

11 September

9:30am - 11:00am

Free

Getting to Know NDIS in WA | 11/09/2018 | Midland

Autism Association of WA – Midland Sayer Street, 9 Sayer Street
Midland, Western Australia 6056 Australia

Intended Participants:  Individuals with Disabilities, Community Organisations, Childcare, Support Workers, Carers & Families. This information session is for people of all ages and all disabilities. The Autism Association of Western Australia invites you to attend an information session where you can learn about the NDIS roll out in WA. The session will cover how the NDIS is being rolled-out in WA, how to access the NDIS, information on individualised planning and information on how to implement your NDIS plan. The information session will last for 1…

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17 September

1:00pm - 3:30pm

Free

Autism: What are the Early Indicators | Waikiki | 17/09/2018

East Waikiki Child and Parent Centre, Cnr Carnegie Loop and Murchison Road
Cooloongup, Western Australia 6168 Australia

Free workshops for Community Health and Family Professionals (Community health nurses, social workers, community allied health professionals, Local Coordinators, NDIS planners, Childcare workers and teachers) What are the early indicators of Autism? What role can parents and people who work with children play in supporting early diagnosis and intervention. An estimated 1 in 100 children have an Autism Spectrum Disorder. A majority are not diagnosed until they are three years old, more than a year after they can be reliably diagnosed and receive life-changing intervention. This information session will…

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18 September

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Free

FULLY BOOKED Getting to Know the NDIS | 18/09/2018 | Joondalup

The Autism Association of WA – Joondalup, 9/210 Winton Rd
Joondalup, Western Australia 6027 Australia

THIS EVENT IS FULLY BOOKED Intended Participants:  Individuals with Disabilities, Community Organisations, Childcare, Support Workers, Carers & Families. This information session is for people of all ages and all disabilities. The Autism Association of Western Australia invites you to attend an information session where you can learn about the NDIS roll out in WA. The session will cover how the NDIS is being rolled-out in WA, how to access the NDIS, information on individualised planning and information on how to implement your NDIS plan. The information…

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October 2018

04 October

5:30pm - 8:00pm

Free

Autism: What are the Early Indicators | East Fremantle | 04/10/2018

Autism Association of WA – East Fremantle, 217 Canning Highway
East Fremantle , WA 6158 Australia

Free workshops for Community Health and Family Professionals (Community health nurses, social workers, community allied health professionals, Local Coordinators, NDIS planners, Childcare workers and teachers) What are the early indicators of Autism? What role can parents and people who work with children play in supporting early diagnosis and intervention. An estimated 1 in 100 children have an Autism Spectrum Disorder. A majority are not diagnosed until they are three years old, more than a year after they can be reliably diagnosed and receive life-changing intervention. This information session will…

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10 October

10:00am - 11:30am

Free

Getting to Know NDIS in WA | 10/10/2018 | Wanneroo

Wanneroo Library & Cultural Centre, 3 Rocca Way
Wanneroo , Western Australia 6065 Australia

Intended Participants:  Individuals with Disabilities, Community Organisations, Childcare, Support Workers, Carers & Families. This information session is for people of all ages and all disabilities. The Autism Association of Western Australia invites you to attend an information session where you can learn about the NDIS roll out in WA. The session will cover how the NDIS is being rolled-out in WA, how to access the NDIS, information on individualised planning and information on how to implement your NDIS plan. The information session will last for 1…

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13 October

8:30am - 9:30am

SENSORY SESSION – Bounce! Climb! Fly! | Edgewater | 13/10/2018

Latitude, 57 Joondalup Drive
Edgewater, WA 6027 Australia

  Bounce! Climb! Fly! at Latitude Perth. Hosting their first sensory session FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH AUTISM the centre will open an hour earlier for families of the Autism Association to enjoy the Latitude experience in an adapted environment including; • Reduced Capacity to 100 • No loudspeaker announcements • Music off and lighting dimmed • Sensory break rooms • Autism Association staff in attendance Latitude is an indoor aerial super park, boasting 100+ interconnected trampolines, a state of the art climbing…

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16 October

5:30pm - 7:30pm

Free

Growing Up – Sexuality & Relationships | 16/10/2018 | Information Evening

Autism Association of WA – Shenton Park, 215 Stubbs Terrace
Shenton Park, WA 6008 Australia

Experiencing the changes of puberty, and exploring sexuality and relationships is part of most teenagers’ natural development. For young people with Autism, specialised teaching strategies can be beneficial when learning about these changes and how it might affect them and those around them. This information session is designed for parents of individuals with autism and will: Explore key considerations for sharing information about sexuality and relationships. Discuss some of the community supports available Provide an introduction to strategies around themes…

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17 October

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Free

Getting to Know the NDIS | 17/10/2018 | Shenton Park

Autism Association of WA – Shenton Park, 215 Stubbs Terrace
Shenton Park, WA 6008 Australia

Intended Participants:  Individuals with Disabilities, Community Organisations, Childcare, Support Workers, Carers & Families. This information session is for people of all ages and all disabilities. The Autism Association of Western Australia invites you to attend an information session where you can learn about the NDIS roll out in WA. The session will cover how the NDIS is being rolled-out in WA, how to access the NDIS, information on individualised planning and information on how to implement your NDIS plan. The information session will last for 1…

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18 October

9:00am - 12:30pm

Free - $75.00

Building Positive Behaviour: An Introduction to Supporting Positive Behaviour Change | 18/10/2018

The Boulevard Centre, 99 The Boulevard
Floreat, WA 6014 Australia

Please note that we require a minimum of 10 registrations for this workshop to go ahead. This seminar explores the process of understanding challenging behaviours and how to support positive behavioural change by using an evidence based approach. Participants will: Develop their understanding of the connection between Autism and behaviour Learn about what Positive Behaviour Support actually means Become familiar with the 5 Steps to meaningful behaviour support Registration If you are currently a client of The Autism Association of WA,…

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19 October

9:00am - 3:00pm

EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST | Understanding Autism & Behaviour: Supporting Adults in the Community

N/A, Australia

We are currently taking Expressions of Interest for this seminar. Please read on for a brief description of what the seminar would include and if interested kindly complete an Expression of Interest form below. 40 interested parties are required before a seminar will be scheduled. This seminar provides an introduction to Autism and Positive Behaviour Support.  The characteristics of Autism will be discussed as well as strategies to understand behaviour and ways of supporting positive behaviours for adults with Autism…

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